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Noun1.IDF - the ground and air and naval forces of Israel
military force, military group, military unit, force - a unit that is part of some military service; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
sayeret, Sayeret Matkal, Sayeret Mat'kal - Israel's elite secret commando unit responsible for counterterrorist and top secret intelligence gathering and hostage rescue missions
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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The IDF mission is to better understand and utilize risk measurement tools that will help government apply that knowledge at multiple levels in order to better deploy governmental resources targeting resilience to protect people and their property.
outlets to give the IDF's perspectives on its conflict with Hamas and the like.
Steinberg's funeral in Jerusalem drew 35,000 people, many of whom were moved by his personal story: He went on Birthright in 2012, made aliyah one year later and joined the IDF.
An IDF officer told Hretz the strikes were carried out using both Tamuz guided missiles and IDF jets.
IDF spokesperson Peter Lerner wrote on his Twitter account: "It's a boy!
"We are in the middle of a public health emergency," said Dr Amir-Kamran Nikousokhan Tayar, Chair of IDF''s Middle East and North Africa region.
Further, IDF decided to deploy its infantry force after supplying it with
It is time to show them that we are able to defeat them." Turjam went on to say that the Israeli government has allowed the IDF to take all necessary measures to prepare for the next war, including calling up IDF reserves for training, which focuses on urban conflict.
The IDF Global Guideline on Pregnancy and Diabetes is aimed at setting a universal standard for the treatment and care of those with gestational diabetes and diabetic pregnant woman.
An IDF spokesman immediately announced that they were unaware of the event, and had begun an investigation into it, stating that, "Behavior of this kind goes against IDF values and its soldiers' expected norms of behavior."
Posing as Israeli soldiers, hackers from the Gaza-based Hamas terror group have contacted IDF personnel on WhatsApp, using the connections to extract information.